These are a selection of the resources which are available to you.
If you would like to suggest any additional resources or improvements, please contact us.
Download the latest Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery resource list here (PDF):
To look for specific books, please search the Library Catalogue.
Here is a list of some of the newest additions to stock in this subject area:
(Click on the title to check availability on the Library Catalogue)
- Textbook of plastic and reconstructive surgery. London: UCL, 2016.
- Grabb and Smith’s plastic surgery. 7th ed. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer, 2014.
- Key clinical topics in plastic & reconstructive surgery. London: JP Medical, 2012.
- Plastic surgery: a problem-based approach. London: Springer, 2012.
To browse a fuller list of books available on this topic on the catalogue, please click here: browse Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery books.
Here are some relevant titles which are available as an e-book (click title to access and log in with NHS OpenAthens login if prompted):
|Textbook of plastic and reconstructive surgery||2016||Kalaskar|
|Plastic & reconstructive surgery
(Oxford Specialist Handbook)
If you can’t find what you’re looking for, we can obtain articles from other libraries for you via our Document Supply Service.
Here is a selection of some of the journals available for this specialty:
|Aesthetic Plastic Surgery||2002- (1 year delay)||NHS OpenAthens|
|Archives of Plastic Surgery||2012-||Freely available|
|Canadian Journal of Plastic Surgery||2014-||NHS OpenAthens|
|ePlasty: open access Journal of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery||2008-||Freely available|
|JPRAS: Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery||2008-||NHS OpenAthens|
|Modern Plastic Surgery||2011-||Freely available|
|Plastic Surgery||2014- (1 year delay)||Freely available|
|Plastic Surgery: an international journal||2013-||Freely available|
|Seminars in Plastic Surgery||2004- (1 year delay)||Freely available|
|World Journal of Plastic Surgery||2012-||Freely available|
NHS Healthcare databases (HDAS) – (NHS OpenAthens login required)
Search across a set of databases including:
AMED – Allied & Complimentary Medicine – allied health professionals, complementary medicine
BNI – British Nursing Index – nursing, midwifery and health visitors
CINAHL – Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature – nursing & allied health professionals
EMBASE – Drugs and pharmacology
Healthcare Business Elite – Healthcare administration, institutional management
HMIC – Healthcare Management Consortium
Medline – general medicine database
PsycINFO – Psychology & allied fields.
ProQuest Hospital Premium Collection – (NHS OpenAthens login required)
PubMed – (no login required)
For more information on these resources, full visit our full Evidence-based practice page.
BMJ Case Reports – NHS OpenAthens login required. Contact us for Fellowship Code to submit case reports.
Clinical Knowledge Summaries – no login required
Cochrane Library – no login required
NICE Evidence search – no login required. See also NICE Guidance, NICE Pathways & Standards & Indicators.
TRiP database – no login required. TRiP PRO is available from NHS networked PCs.
UpToDate – access via Hub (Non-Clinical Systems) on RD&E site, or via NHS OpenAthens off site.
BMJ Learning – NHS OpenAthens login & personal registration required
e-Learning for Healthcare – NHS OpenAthens login. Including access to e-LPRAS (e-Learning for Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery) programme.
British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeons
Here are some of the latest research publications written by RD&E authors in this specialty:
(added to the RD&E Research Repository):
- A consequence of habitual nail bed trauma.
- Combined therapy with melatonin and exendin-4 effectively attenuated the deterioration of renal function in rat cardiorenal syndrome.
- The therapeutic effect of rosuvastatin and propylthiouracil on ameliorating high-cholesterol diet-induced rabbit aortic atherosclerosis and stiffness.
- Intravenous administration of xenogenic adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells (ADMSC) and ADMSC-derived exosomes markedly reduced brain infarct volume and preserved neurological function in rat after acute ischemic stroke.
If you’ve written an article, book or book chapter and you’d like the details added to the RD&E Research Repository, please contact us: rde-tr.ResearchRepository@nhs.net.
For more information on how the library can support your research, please visit the Research Hub.
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BNF for Children
To use the NICE BNF and NICE BNFC apps for the first time and to activate any content updates, users will need to enter their NHS OpenAthens user name and password. For further advice, visit the NICE apps support page.